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Emily St. John Mandel

Biography

Emily St. John Mandel

Emily St. John Mandel was born and raised on the west coast of British Columbia, Canada. She studied contemporary dance at the School of Toronto Dance Theatre and lived briefly in Montreal before relocating to New York.

Her fourth novel, STATION ELEVEN, released in September 2014. All three of her previous novels --- LAST NIGHT IN MONTREAL, THE SINGER'S GUN and THE LOLA QUARTET --- were Indie Next Picks, and THE SINGER'S GUN was the 2014 winner of the Prix Mystere de la Critique in France. Her short fiction and essays have been anthologized in numerous collections, including BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2013. She is a staff writer for The Millions. She lives in New York City with her husband.

Emily St. John Mandel

Books by Emily St. John Mandel

by Emily St. John Mandel - Fiction, Post-Apocalyptic Fiction

One snowy night, a famous Hollywood actor slumps over and dies onstage during a production of King Lear. Hours later, the world as we know it begins to dissolve. STATION ELEVEN charts the strange twists of fate that connect five people: the actor, the man who tried to save him, the actor's first wife, his oldest friend, and a young actress with the Traveling Symphony, caught in the crosshairs of a dangerous self-proclaimed prophet.